More attention from Congress could lead to smoother EIS transition
Experts are hopeful Congress' recent interest in the EIS transition could give agencies a new urgency to move to the contract and reap the cost-savings benefits.
Agencies’ EIS transitions modestly slowed by pandemic, so far
Only five agencies have taken GSA up on its offer for coronavirus-related assistance, though that number could grow as more task orders are awarded.
Labor awards $805.9M in EIS task orders for modernizing telecom
The department wrapped up its large procurements shortly after the Department of the Interior.
Interior awards its last major EIS task order for $483M
With the procurement of voice services, the department can focus fully on modernizing IT and telecom.
HHS’s sweeping $2.5B EIS contract could be a model for other agencies’ telecom transitions
The department consolidated 11 information technology and telecommunications contracts into one in what will likely be the single, largest EIS procurement.
GSA awards MetTel $230M in EIS task orders to modernize data, voice services
The agency was only 34% of the way toward completing its telecommunications modernization as of Monday.